Hundreds of Matalan warehouse staff to strike over pay offer
Union leaders say deliveries at discount retailer Matalan are set to grind to a halt when warehouse staff walk out in a 24-hour stoppage next Monday (August 19).
The dispute is over the Knowsley-based firm’s pay offer.
The union claims it is worth just 1.5% to some workers, although Matalan says this relates to a minority of staff on weekend shifts at the Knowsley distribution centre who receive £11.14 hourly.
The company says the majority, on core shifts, are being offered a 4.7% hourly pay rise.
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